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Holidays in the country of the Black Mountain

August 23 2007

Summer vacation - a synonym for eternal holiday. Sea, sun, happy carefree days when you can finally escape from daily chores and concerns. Summer in childhood is associated in our minds with the most desirable and long school holidays, and thus freedom, new experiences. Leave most of us, however, shorter school holidays, but we are so anxious to be treated. Dream, cook, tormented by doubts. Where should I go? One of the hottest trends this summer - Montenegro.

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Which do you prefer the beach: sand or gravel? Or maybe you like the scenic rocky shores? Montenegro will offer you a variety of beaches: among rocks and near the olive groves, wild or fully furnished with comfortable loungers and umbrellas in the bays or the open sea. The main thing here - the cleanest sea and the beautiful, warm sun.

Strange but true: the country of Montenegro, exists only on the Russian map of the world, for the rest of the world's population is the state of Montenegro. However, as Whatever you call this country, black on its territory to find almost impossible: the emerald sea, the green forests and hills, the red roofs of many houses, or the white cliffs and snow-capped peaks.

Montenegro cherished preserves its history: the fortress walls of ancient cities, ancient architecture cozy, picturesque streets, museums and exhibition halls that tell about the traditions and cultural achievements of the state.

From Moscow to the airport of Tivat is a little over three hours of the summer. Departing from Montenegro airport are charged a fee of 12 euros, which is paid directly to the airport.

What to see?

Tivat - a town in the central part of the Bay of Kotor, famous for its attractions. This is the only coastal city, where there is an airport. Here you can see the flower island with sacred monuments, sandy beaches and the island of St. Nicholas, enjoy the amazing beauty of the natural bay Kaliman. This is the only coastal city, where there is an airport.

The pearl of Montenegro - Budva Riviera. Oddly indented coastline from Budva to Petrovac rich set of cozy coves, entire neighborhoods of street cafes and small shops, dozens of small resort towns, islands and luxury on the Mediterranean beaches of the standards.

The main tourist center of the country - Budva. This place is suitable for active and fun-filled holiday. Here is almost everything: discos, restaurants and bars, casinos, sports fields, tennis courts. Life here does not stop for a minute, and the streets are never deserted.

Sveti Stefan - a unique island-hotel, located 9 km southeast of Budva and is associated with the shore by a narrow isthmus.

Ada Bojana - a recognized center of nudists, one of the largest in Europe. There are also many beauty salons, clubs, cafes and restaurants.

The capital of Montenegro, Podgorica, located at the confluence of five rivers. During the Second World War the city was literally razed to the ground. Today there remain only the ruins of the Turkish fortress of XV century. and a few dwellings XVII-XIX centuries.

But this museum-city - the ancient capital Cetinje, Montenegro.Here you can see the mausoleum of the poet and philosopher Peter Njegos at the top of Mount Lovcen (National Park), Vladin House (formerly Government House), home of the Prince-Bishop, visit the local lore and historical museums.

Kotor - a city of merchants and seamen, is located in one of the most beautiful bays in the world. most guarded the city center since the Middle Ages. Cathedral - a monument of the Roman culture and one of the most significant symbols of the city, the Church of St. Luke (XIII cent.) Church of St. Anne (XII century.) Church of St. Mary's (XIII cent.), The palace of Duke (XVII cent.) Napoleon Theater (XIX century). - this is only a partial list of attractions in the city.

Rich and full of surprises and the underwater world of Montenegro: here and shipwrecks, and hidden caves, and coral reefs and abundance of fish.

One of the recognized centers of diving in Montenegro is the Bar, the largest port in the country and the famous resort, the former residence of the Montenegrin King Nikola. Local Attractions: submerged yacht of King Nikola, the Austro-Hungarian and German destroyer cruiser Forvertts. All ships sank in shallow waters and therefore accessible even to novice divers.

Montenegro is often called the country of canyons. Here is Europe's largest canyon of the Tara River, listed as a World Natural Heritage by UNESCO. Rafting and canoeing on the packaging with its 50 rapids, fishing and scenic views will long remain in the memory of desperate travelers.

Montenegro - a visa-free destination for Russian tourists. Serbs are sympathetic to the Russian and Slavic. If you decide to go on vacation in Montenegro, it is enough to buy a ticket to Montenegro in Tivat and Podgorica, select a resort hotel or apartment in the private sector.

Language similar to Russian. All inscriptions and names in Montenegro made in Cyrillic, and many locals speak Russian well and it speaks quietly. Explain and understand the basic things you can, because languages have many similar words. Local residents, especially on the coast and in the hotels owned or bad English, or German, or Italian. Since the number of our countrymen who visit Montenegro is growing every year, many restaurants and hotels, offering information to them in Russian.

In addition, the Montenegrins are very close to us in outlook, character and mentality. This is largely due the fact that the majority of the population are Orthodox Christians.

Irina Kapustina


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